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Ernest James CROSS

Regimental number9888
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
AddressScotts Avenue, Mortdale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W Cross, Scotts Avenue, Mortdale, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 9887 Gunner William CROSS, died of disease, 9 April 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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